cryptocurrency

Sep
10

A mystery $1 billion Bitcoin Whale is active – What could it mean to prices?

A mystery bitcoin whale wallet holding nearly $1 billion worth of bitcoin is suddenly active after lying dormant for more than four years, according to a recent post on Reddit. Does this mean the whale is intending to dump a huge amount of BTC in the market? If you trade crypto you will hear the […]

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Sep
10

Singapore crypto exchange KuCoin set to expand after $3m Bitcoin Australia deal

One of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, KuCoin, has invested in local exchange Bitcoin Australia and formed a new joint venture which will see the Singaporean exchange expand locally. The company has invested almost $3 million into Bitcoin Australia, which intends to use the funding to embark on its own aggressive international expansion, as well […]

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Sep
06

New partnership sets out to educate the SMSF community in cryptocurrency investments

Cointree one of Australia’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges has partnered up with My SMSF, a specialist provider for property and niche assets. The partnership aims to deliver clarity for people wanting to invest their super in cryptocurrencies. Cointree is one of Australia’s fastest growing digital currency exchanges with now over 60,000 members. Through their community, affiliates […]

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Sep
06

Coffee and a Bitcoin: Perth start-up turning change into cryptocurrency

Perth-based entrepreneur Phil George is on a crusade to “democratise finance”. The chief executive and co-founder of cryptocurrency micro-investment app Bamboo wants to improve access to investment opportunities and understanding of the new technologies underpinning huge changes in finance. “Our platform aims to provide access to different investment opportunities like cryptocurrencies,” he said. Simplifying cryptocurrency […]

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Sep
06

Despite lack of real-money investors, the cryptocurrencies marketplace is institutionalising

A new, freely available report from GreySpark Partners, a leading global capital markets consulting firm, shows how key characteristics of the global cryptocurrencies trading landscape are now maturing to a level at which real-money institutional investors are becoming incentivised to actively place end-investor capital into the marketplace. However, institutional investor cryptocurrency trading interests are only […]

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Sep
06

What’s the difference between a private and public blockchain?

Blockchain has potential applications in many industries, from accounting to agriculture. It’s essentially a distributed ledger, which records transactions between every user in the chain. There are different types of blockchain: some are open and public and some are private and only accessible to people who are given permission to use them. A public blockchain […]

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Sep
06

CoinJar exchange lists Zcash (ZEC) offering world first ZEC/AUD order book

CoinJar has expanded its offering by listing Zcash (ZEC) in its portfolio, meaning that for the first time in Australia, cryptocurrency traders and investors will have access to a ZEC/AUD trading pair using an order-book through CoinJar Exchange. Zcash (ZEC) is a leading privacy coin and will be listed alongside Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin […]

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Sep
04

Cryptocurrency behind Great Keppel Island’s $300 million resurrection

There was a time when Great Keppel Island was sold as the ideal place to go and “get wrecked”, a party island at the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef. It then faded into disrepair and then into memory. Now an ambitious cryptocurrency consortium plans to resurrect it as a high-tech wonderland including a luxury […]

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